Electron - Cross Platform Desktop Apps Made Easy (Part 5) #ibmchampion 

By Ulrich Krause | 2/19/18 4:24 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

Today, I want to show, how we can use Electron’s Notification Api for Windows, Linux and macOS. All three operating systems provide means for applications to send notifications to the user.

Electron - Cross Platform Desktop Apps Made Easy (Part 4) #ibmchampion 

By Ulrich Krause | 2/19/18 4:23 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

Today, I want to show how you can use a system file dialog in your Electron application to select a file in the filesystem and display its content.

Electron - Cross Platform Desktop Apps Made Easy (Q & A) #ibmchampion 

By Ulrich Krause | 2/19/18 4:23 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

I got some very good feedback on the first 3 articles. So, thank you very much for kind words, critics and suggestions! Much appreciated. Also, I got a couple of questions. Instead of answering the questions offline, I thought it is a good idea to add a Q&A article to the tutorial. I will add more content as questions are coming in.

Electron - Cross Platform Desktop Apps Made Easy (Part 3) #ibmchampion 

By Ulrich Krause | 2/14/18 9:14 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

Today, we are going to create a multi window application using Electron. I assume that you already have Node.js installed. Let us start and create a new folder in our projects directory. ( C:\projects\electron\multi-window ). Then open the folder in the command window.

Electron - Cross Platform Desktop Apps Made Easy (Part 2) #ibmchampion 

By Ulrich Krause | 2/12/18 4:48 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

In part one I explained what Electron is and why we want to use it to build cross-platform applications. In this article, I will show you the tools needed for development. You will also learn about the architecture of an Electron application. We will then build our first application.

Electron - Cross Platform Desktop Apps Made Easy (Part 1) #ibmchampion 

By Ulrich Krause | 2/12/18 4:47 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

We are all victims of a revolution where building apps and websites becomes easier every single day. Electron is definitely a part of this revolution. and in case you still don’t know what is Electron and which apps are using it…. In this part one of a series of blog posts, I want to explain the basics of Electron.